Sr Network Engineer in Kirkland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/29/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

VOLT is seeking candidates for “Senior Network Engineer” role for our client in Kirkland, WA. It is a Direct Hire opportunity. The candidate in this role will have wireless experience to focus on client’s Cisco, Aruba and Meraki environments. You will need to be familiar with the use of wireless toolsets, design elements, and implementation criteria.

Job Description:

1.  Support and maintain existing WAN and LAN connectivity, including routers, switches, and wireless
2. Participates in network architecture planning for network services
3. Support and maintain remote access solutions
4. Develop and maintain monitoring metrics to assure optimal network performance and ongoing improvement
5. Maintain a thorough inventory of network related assets including depreciable and useful life; Recommend refresh and replacement requirements in support of annual operating and capital budgeting processes
6. Perform wired and wireless network assessments and audits
7. Participate in the administration and maintenance of the remote monitoring and management system: update agent scripts, respond to alerts, monitor dashboard, and periodic system review
8. Work with Project Managers to identify new products and solutions, and research solutions for existing systems
9. Communication with colleagues and leadership as required: keeping them informed of incident progress, notifying them of impending changes or agreed outages
10. Be available for other engineers and coach them to resolution
11. Participates in 24-7 on call rotation
 

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in technical and/or business-related field or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

• 8 years of experience in a network engineering/support position.
• Strong attention to detail and process.
• Ability to prioritize workloads and deliver timely resolutions.
• Self-starter with the ability to see projects to completion.
• Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills conducive to team development.
• Dependable, flexible, and willing to work in a 24/7 environment (Rotational Shifts).
• Cisco Catalyst and Nexus Switching (Capacity Planning & VLANs)
• Cisco Routing (OSPF, BGP)
• WAN Technology (MPLS, VPN)
• Cisco ASA firewalls
• Cisco CCNA/CCNP or equivalent experience
• Aruba ACMA/ACMP or equivalent experience

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer